Buck O'Neil http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Buck O'Neil inducted into Hall of Famous Missourians http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/buck-oneil-inducted-hall-famous-missourians <p><font size="3"><font face="Times New Roman">Major League Baseball&#39;s first black coach has been inducted into the Hall of Famous Missourians.<o:p></o:p></font></font></p><p><font size="3"><font face="Times New Roman">The late Buck O&#39;Neil, who played first base for the Kansas City Monarchs and went on to become a leading ambassador for Negro Leagues Baseball, was praised by former Kansas City Royals player Frank White and others during a ceremony Monday.<o:p></o:p></font></font></p> Tue, 28 Feb 2012 03:17:57 +0000 The Associated Press 3159 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Buck O'Neil inducted into Hall of Famous Missourians